Heather Pritchett, Director of Development and Outreach
Heather joined the OAR team in 2010 after volunteering for more than three years with the organization’s Post-Release Employment Program, where she helped previously incarcerated men and women with employability readiness. She worked first in OAR’s Community Service program, including serving as its coordinator. In 2015, she became Director of Development and Outreach; she and her staff work hard to secure more than $1.6 million in grant and donation funding for OAR each year. Heather grew up in Rustburg, VA (a small town near Lynchburg) and attended Mary Washington College, where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. In December 2010, she earned a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA), with a concentration in Administration of Justice, from George Mason University.